Two employees at JFK Airport have been charged with stealing a carton of 12 pairs of Oklahoma City Thunder basketball star Kevin Duran's latest line of sneakers.
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Calvin Colain Nelson, 23, and Audley Russell, 47, both of Jamaica, Queens, have been charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree possession of stolen property for allegedly stealing, and trying to sell, Durant's yet-to-be-released "KD8" sneakers, which were passing through JFK from a Nike factory in Taiwan on their way to Ontario, Canada. The shoes, which will retail at $200 a pair, are scheduled to hit stores in July.More »